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International Day for Older Persons :Motionless I lie

Did you know that 1st October is designated International Day for Older Persons? As per the UN Development report published in 2017, The global population aged 60 years or over numbered 962 million in 2017, more than twice as large as in 1980 when there were 382 million older persons worldwide. The number of older persons is …

Creative Writing

Summer Nightfall

Summer’s here when  night falls slowly O’er a long extended dusk. As the sun begins its journey, Westward down into the sea. Birds begin their homeward journey Squawking crows’ shrill cacophony Children gather balls and playthings Wrapping up their busy day. Cars rush by through orange signals Homeward to their families The air is still And hot and …

Mumbai Diary

A lady in waiting #MondayMusings

Sometimes it seems I’ve spent my whole life waiting !

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My last day on earth #Write Over the Weekend

Today is my last day on earth. I am relieved. I am happy and just waiting to die. After living every day to the fullest, I have had a satisfying life. There are things that remain unsaid, Jobs that remain undone, places that remain unvisited, books that are unread, people whom I wanted to meet, …

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A different kettle # WriteOverthe Weekend

Some like it hot and some like it cold, but if you ask me, I’d go for hot any day. I sit in the corner of the living room , far away from the hills where I was born. But I like it here alone in splendid isolation, getting a full view of the room …

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Catching Stardust #100WordsonSaturday

One man’s meat is another man’s poison. We react to the same prompt rather differently. This is my reaction to this week’s #100 Words on Saturday  where you’ll find interesting responses to this picture prompt. In a dark and moonless sky when the stars shine bright as day, Or when they hide behind the clouds It’s time …